Anemone coronaria De Caen Group
Common Name: Anemone
Cultivar: De Caen Group
Category: Bulbs, Corms, Tubers & Rhizomatous Plants
Growth Rate: Average
Features: Makes good cut flowers, Has interesting foliage
|Hardiness: Half-Hardy||Height: 0.25 m (25 cm)|
|Sun/Shade: Full sun||Spread: 0.20 m (20 cm)|
|Foliage Type: Deciduous||Flower Colour: Blue, Purple, Red, White|
|Foliage Colour: Green||Flowering Period: March & April|
Soil Type: Sandy/Light or Chalky/Alkaline
Soil Moisture: Dry, well drained
- Other features: contact with the sap may cause skin irritation.
Shallow bowl-shaped flowers in shades of red, blue-violet and white appear from March to April above the deeply divided fresh green leaves. These pretty poppy-flowered anemones make charming cut flowers. They are ideal for a sheltered sunny site.
- Garden care: Plant pre-soaked tubers 5-8cm (2-3in) deep in September or October in light sandy soil in a sunny protected site. Cover with a cloche or dry mulch to protect against extreme winter weather.
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